4 Things you might not have known about your Cell Phone
all the folks with cell phones. (This should be printed and kept in
your car, purse, and wallet. Good information to have with you.) There
are a few things that can be done in times of grave emergencies. Your
mobile phone can actually be a life saver or an emergency tool for
Check out the things that you can do with it:
Emergency Number worldwide for Mobile is 112. If you find yourself out
of the coverage area of your mobile network and there is an Emergency,
dial 112 and the mobile will search any existing network to establish
the emergency number for you, and interestingly, this number 112 can be
dialed even if the keypad is locked. Try it out.
SECOND: (Hidden Battery Power)
your cell battery is very low. To activate, press the keys *3370#.
Your cell phone will restart with this reserve and the instrument will
show a 50% increase in battery. This reserve will get charged when you
charge your cell phone next time.
THIRD: (How to disable a STOLEN mobile phone? )
check your Mobile phone's serial number, key in the following Digits on
your phone:*#06# . A 15-digit code will appear on the screen. This
number is unique to your handset. Write it down and keep it somewhere
safe. If your phone is stolen, you can phone your service provider and
give them this code. They will then be able to block your handset so
even if the thief changes the SIM card, your phone will be totally
You probably won't get your phone back, but at least you
know that whoever stole it can't use/sell it either. If everybody does
this, there would be no point in people stealing mobile phones.
FOURTH: (Free Directory Service for Cells)
phone companies are charging us $1.00 to $1.75 or more for 411
information calls when they don't have to. Most of us do not carry a
telephone directory in our vehicle, which makes this situation even more
of a problem. When you need to use the 411 information option, simply
dial:(800) FREE411 or (800) 373-3411without incurring any charge at
all. Program this into your cell phone now.This is sponsored by